The Southern African airline industry is facing a crisis as demand for flights decreases and profits drop.
Fastjet has been granted an Air Operator Certificate by the Civil Aviation Authority of Zimbabwe.
Turkish airport operator TAV Airports Holding's ongoing growth and its partner Aéroports de Paris (ADP) has become the largest airport network in the world the company said at the 21st World Route Development Forum in
DAC Aviation International (DAC), a provider of aircraft charter and MRO services with expertise in serving aid and relief agencies in remote and conflict-affected areas, today announced the
ASKY Airlines, the Togo-based subsidiary of Ethiopian Airlines, has announced that flights to Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) will be launched from its hub in Lomé on July 1.
Reports are coming out of Zimbabwe that a new carrier has applied to the country's aviation licensing board, seeking permission to start both domestic and regional flights.
Air Namibia has announced that, as from tomorrow, it will offer air travel services for both passengers and cargo on flights between Harare and Lusaka.
Kenya Airways' Cargo Division has won the prestigious Air Cargo News global service award.
Equatorial Guinea-based carrier, Cronos Airlines, is now including Port Harcourt, capital of Nigeria's Rivers State, on its route network.
Executive jet in-flight experience provider Alison Price On Air has expanded and restructured its aviation catering offering to better meet the needs of its widening international client base.
Air Botswana, which operates and maintains a fleet of BAe146 as well as ATR42-500 and ATR72-500 advanced turbo propeller aircraft, reports that it regularly puts itself through its safety paces.
Air Seychelles has announced that the newly opened Etihad Travel Mall is now its premier airport check-in terminal in Dubai.
Cameroon Airlines Corporation (Camair-Co) has put out a warning on its website following an online scam.
The Ethiopian Aviation Academy graduated 135 aviation maintenance technicians and 67 cabin crew at a ceremony held at Ethiopian Airlines headquarters in Addis Ababa.
Nigeria's Arik Air, West and Central Africa's largest airline, has been named as the official carrier for the Africa Travel Association (ATA) World Congress in Douala, Cameroon from October 16-21.
Low-cost airline Fastjet today announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with investment company Blockbuster, with the objective of operating services in South Africa by the end of May 2013.
Flydubai, Dubai's innovative low-cost airline, has made its maiden flight to Juba, the capital city of the Republic of South Sudan.
Airports Council International (ACI) today announced the launch of Airport Collaborative Decision Making (A-CDM) in Africa, Asia-Pacific (including the Middle-East), Latin America-Caribbean and North America.
Fastjet has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Don Smith, CEO of Five Forty Aviation Limited, which trades in Kenya as Fly 540, with a view to resolving recent disputes and establishing a way by which the two parties can
The US-based Air Lease Corporation has announced a lease agreement with Ethiopian Airlines for two new Boeing 777-300ER aircraft, both on lease for 12 years. The aircraft are scheduled for delivery in May and
Air Uganda's new CEO, Cornwell Muleya, says he plans to focus on business and tourism.
Arik Air, West and Central Africa's largest airline, has emerged as the Company of the Year 2012 at the recent Leadership Annual Conference and Awards ceremony held at the International Conference Centre, Abuja.
Dana Air will resume flights to Port Harcourt next week from Nigerian capital Lagos and Abuja.
Uganda is to roll out a modern customs system, which has been piloted in Jinja, to the rest of the country.
Fastjet Tanzania has reported a 68% load factor for March despite the start of the rainy season and adding capacity on additional routes from the middle of the month.
Emirates Airlines takes an innovative approach to the environment – from recycling tonnes of obsolete aircraft chinaware into an oyster bed in Dubai, to applying new air traffic management practices around its network that reduce
The range of channels broadcasting across sub-Saharan Africa via the Eutelsat 16A satellite has further increased with the launch of Eurochannel, the international TV channel dedicated to European films and series.
RwandAir, the national carrier of Rwanda and one of Africa's fastest growing airlines, will launch direct flights from its hub in Kigali to three new destinations – Accra, Douala and Juba – this summer.
With just two weeks to go until the Airport Cities World Conference and Exhibition (ACE) takes place on African soil for the first time, event organiser UBM Live has confirmed more high-profile speakers will be taking part.
Shell, one of the world's leading aviation fuel suppliers, showcased its advanced aviation solutions at the 13th annual World Travel & Tourism Council Global Summit, which took place in Abu Dhabi at the Jumeirah
Egyptair Training Center has joined the newly-established African Aviation Training Organization (AATO), which was launched in Nairobi in April in the presence of ICAO secretary general Raymond Benjamin.
Cape Town International Airport has retained its title as the Best Airport in Africa at the Skytrax 2013 World Airport Awards.
Kenya Airways (KNAL), sub-Saharan Africa's third-biggest carrier, will begin operating low-cost carrier JamboJet later this year, according to a report from respected news outlet bloomberg.com.
Airline baggage handling improved last year with the rate of mishandled bags dropping 1.78%, according to the ninth annual SITA Baggage Report.
Aigle Azur Airline is broadening its service to Algeria by offering new connections and additional frequencies. The company has added additional flights from four major French cities – Paris, Marseille, Lyon and Toulouse.
Air BP has marked entry into the Tunisian aviation fuel sector by signing a commercial and technical service agreement with Tunisia's AGIL, the national company of oil distribution.